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Synonyms for ferdinand

1. ferdinand (n.)

the king of Castile and Aragon who ruled jointly with his wife Isabella; his marriage to Isabella I in 1469 marked the beginning of the modern state of Spain and their capture of Granada from the Moors in 1492 united Spain as one country; they instituted the Spanish Inquisition in 1478 and supported the expedition of Christopher Columbus in 1492 (1452-1516)

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2. ferdinand i (n.)

king of Castile and Leon who achieved control of the Moorish kings of Saragossa and Seville and Toledo (1016-1065)

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3. ferdinand ii (n.)

Holy Roman Emperor and king of Bohemia and Hungary who waged war against Protestant forces (1578-1637)

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4. ferdinand iii (n.)

Holy Roman Emperor and king of Hungary and Bohemia who signed the Peace of Westphalia ending the Thirty Years' War (1608-1657)

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5. francis ferdinand (n.)

archduke of Austria and heir apparent to Francis Joseph I; his assassination at Sarajevo triggered the outbreak of World War I (1863-1914)

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6. ferdinand i (n.)

Holy Roman Emperor and king of Hungary and Bohemia (1503-1564)

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7. ferdinand and isabella (n.)

joint monarchs of Spain; Ferdinand V and Isabella I

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